10 excellent smartphone deals in Amazon Prime Day sale that you just can’t miss

Highlights
  • Amazon Prime Day sale has kicked off for Prime customers and will last until July 27th
  • iPhone 12, OnePlus 9, Xiaomi Mi 11X, iQOO 7 Legend, iPhone XR, and more smartphones are on discount in the Amazon sale
  • Amazon is offering instant discount up to Rs 1,750 through HDFC Bank cards, along with exchange offers and no cost-EMI on smartphones

Amazon Prime Day sale 2021 has kickstarted in India and is the biggest sale of the year for customers to take advantage of the discounts on smartphones, electronics, smart TVs, consumer electronics, and much more. The Amazon sale is live only for Prime customers and would last until July 27th mid-night. The e-commerce giant is offering discounts and deals on popular smartphones such as the iPhone 12, OnePlus 9, Xiaomi Mi 11X, iQOO 7 Legend, iPhone XR, and much more. Additionally, Amazon is offering an instant discount of up to Rs 1,750 through HDFC Bank debit and credit cards, along with exchange offers and no-cost EMIs to reduce your burden. Here’s a compilation of the best smartphone deals during the Amazon Prime Day sale 2021.

Amazon Prime Day sale 2021: Best deals on mobile phones

iPhone 12

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iPhone 12 is currently the latest flagship from the Cupertino giant and comes with a 6.1-inch OLED display, A14 Bionic chipset, dual 12MP rear-cameras, iOS 14, and is available in multiple storage options: 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB. The flagship iPhone that was launched at Rs 79,900 is now available at Rs 67,999 on Amazon for the base storage version and Rs 72,999 for the 128GB storage against the launch price of Rs 84,900. You can further reduce the cost by Rs 1,750 using the HDFC Bank card offer.

  • Actual price: Rs 79,900 (64GB), Rs 84,900 (128GB)
  • Deal price: Rs 67,999 (64GB), Rs 72,999 (128GB)

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OnePlus 9

OnePlus 9 flagship comes with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G Mobile platform, a 6.55-inch Fluid AMOLED Display with 120Hz refresh rate, 4500mAh battery with 65W fast-charging support, 48MP Sony IMX689 + 50MP Sony IMX766 ultra-wide-angle lens + 2MP monochrome triple cameras on the back, and a 4,500mAh battery. While the phone was launched at Rs 49,999 for the 8GB/128GB, it is now available at an effective price of Rs 45,999 thanks to the Rs 4,000 discount via coupon. Add the Rs 1,750 discount using HDFC Bank credit cards and you can get the smartphone for starting price of less than Rs 45,000.

  • Actual price: Rs 49,999 (8GB/128GB), Rs 54,999 (12GB/256GB)
  • Best deal price: Rs 44,249 (8GB/128GB), Rs 49,249 (12GB/256GB)

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Mi 11X

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Mi 11X is the company’s mid-range flagship that comes with a 6.67-inch E4 AMOLED FHD+ display with a 120Hz refresh rate, Snapdragon 870 SoC, Android 11-based MIUI 12 custom skin, 4,520mAh battery with 33W fast-charging support, and 48MP primary camera. The phone was originally launched at Rs 29,999 for the 6GB RAM and 128GB model. However, thanks to the Amazon Prime Sale 2021, it can be purchased for Rs 27,999, with another Rs 1,750 shaved off the deal price using the HDFC Bank offer.

  • Actual price: Rs 29,999 (6GB/128GB), Rs 31,999 (8GB/128GB)
  • Best deal price: Rs 26,249 (6GB/128GB), Rs 28,249 (8GB/128GB)

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iQOO 7 Legend

iQOO 7 Legend is the latest flagship from iQOO and it comes with a 6.62-inch FHD+ AMOLED display, 120Hz refresh rate, Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC, 4,000mAh battery with 66W fast-charging support, Android 11 based Funtouch OS 11.1 UI custom skin, liquid cooling system for heat dissipation, and 48MP primary Sony IMX598 sensor. Prime customers can apply the Rs 3,000 discount coupon to get the phone at a cheaper price. That means the handset (originally launched at Rs 39,999) can be bought for Rs 36,999 for the base 8GB RAM/ 128GB storage model. Similarly, the 12GB/ 256GB variant can be yours for Rs 40,999 instead of Rs 43,999. You can further reduce the cost by using a HDFC Bank card.

  • Actual price: Rs 39,999 (8GB/128GB), Rs 43,999 (12GB/256GB)
  • Best deal price: Rs 35,249 (8GB/128GB), Rs 39,249 (12GB/256GB)

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iQOO Z3

iQOO Z3 is the company’s first mid-range offering in the country and is also the first in India to come with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G SoC. The handset ships with a 6.58-inch FHD+ LCD display, a 120Hz refresh rate, 55W fast-charging support, Android 11 OS, and 64MP primary camera. The handset was launched at Rs 19,990 (6GB/128GB), Rs 20,990 (8GB/128GB), Rs 22,999 (8GB/256GB) but is cheaper by Rs 1,500 (via coupon), with HDFC Bank card holders getting another Rs 1,750 off.

  • Actual price: Rs 19,990 (6GB/128GB), Rs 20,990 (8GB/128GB), Rs 22,990 (8GB/256GB)
  • Best deal price: Rs 16,740 (6GB/128GB), Rs 19,490 (8GB/128GB), Rs 21,490 (8GB/256GB)

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Mi 10i

Xiaomi Mi 10i is the company’s first 5G enabled phone in the budget segment. The handset is being made in India and comes with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 SoC, a 6.67-inch FHD+ 120Hz AdaptiveSync display, a 108MP Samsung HM2 sensor, a 4,820mAh battery with 33W split charging support and a 16MP front camera for selfies and video chats. The handset is priced at Rs 21,999 for the 6GB/128GB model and Rs 23,999 for the 8GB/128GB variant. The Mi 10i is now cheaper by Rs 1000 (via coupon) during the Prime Day sale.

  • Actual price: Rs 21,999 (6GB/128GB), Rs 23,999 (8GB/128GB)
  • Best deal price: Rs 17,249 (6GB/128GB), Rs 21,249 (8GB/128GB)

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iPhone XR

iPhone XR is also discounted during the Amazon Prime Day sale, making it a compelling buy for customers looking to get an iPhone under Rs 40,000. The handset sports a 6.1-inch Liquid Retina HD LCD display, A12 Bionic chipset, a single 12MP primary camera, IP67 rating for water and dust resistance, 7MP TrueDepth front-facing camera, Face ID authentication for security and iOS 14 OS. The phone has received a significant discount as a part of the Amazon Prime Day sale. While the offer prices are Rs 37,999 and Rs 42,999 for the 64GB and 128GB variants, respectively, the HDFC Bank offer helps cut them by another Rs 1,750.

  • Actual price: Rs 47,999 (64GB), Rs 52,999 (128GB)
  • Best deal price: Rs 36,249 (64GB), Rs 41,249 (128GB)

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Redmi Note 10 Pro Max

Redmi Note 10 Pro Max is the company’s premium mid-range offering that comes with a 120Hz AMOLED display, Snapdragon 732G SoC, 108MP primary camera, 5,020mAh battery with 33W charging, Android 11 OS, and packs up to 128GB internal storage that is expandable. The handset was available in multiple storage configurations: 6GB + 64GB, 6GB + 128GB, and 8GB + 128GB. However, discount seems to be applicable only on the 6GB/128GB model, with buyers getting a Rs 1,000 discount via coupons and another Rs 1,750 via HDFC Bank cards.

  • Actual price: Rs 19,999 (6GB/128GB)
  • Deal price: Rs 17,249 (6GB/128GB)

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Samsung Galaxy M51

Samsung Galaxy M51 is a decent mid-range offering from the South Korean giant. It comes with a 6.7-inch full-HD+ Super AMOLED+ display, Snapdragon 730G SoC, a 64MP primary camera, a 32MP snapper on the front and a massive 7,000mAh battery with 25W fast charging support. The handset originally launched at Rs 24,999 for the 6GB + 128GB model and Rs 26,999 for the 8GB + 128GB variant, which are available for Rs 19,999 and Rs 22,999 respectively. You can get an additional Rs 1,750 off using HDFC Bank credit cards.

  • Actual price: Rs 24,999 (6GB/128GB), Rs 26,999 (8GB/128GB)
  • Deal price: Rs 18,249 (6GB/128GB), Rs 20,249 (8GB/128GB)

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Samsung Galaxy M32

Samsung’s latest M-series phone, the Galaxy M32 4GB/64GB variant is discounted by Rs 1,000 during the Amazon Prime Day sale; if you have a HDFC Bank credit or debit card, the discount can further be increased by Rs 1,750. The handset comes with a 6.4-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED display with a 90Hz, MediaTek Helio G80 SoC, a 64MP primary camera, a side-mounted fingerprint sensor for security and a 6,000mAh battery with 25W fast-charging support.

  • Actual price: Rs 14,999 (4GB/64GB)
  • Deal price: Rs 12,249 (4GB/64GB)

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How the Prime Day HDFC Bank card offer works

HDFC Bank credit cardholders can avail a Rs 1,250 discount when purchasing the smartphone via non-EMI transactions, while the discount goes up to Rs 1,750 if they opt for EMI transactions. For HDFC Bank debit card holders, the instant discount is Rs 500 on non-EMI transactions and Rs 1,750 on EMI purchases.